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Starting Annual Salary: $36,897

Employment Benefits

Uniform and laundry services provided
University Tuition Reduction (for employee and dependents)
Affordable Health and Dental Insurance Premiums
Retirement Plan through the Arizona State Retirement System
11 to 22 Vacation days per year (depending on length of service)
12 Sick Days per year
10 paid Holidays
Life, Accidental Death and Dismemberment, and Long-term Disability Insurance (Short-term Disability Insurance is optional)
Employee Assistance Programs
In Service Training Programs
Deferred Compensation plan
Tax Deferred Annuities
Credit Union
Flexible Spending Accounts (medical and dependent care)

Selection Process

The Northern Arizona University Police Department is committed to hiring highly qualified individuals who represent the diverse community that we serve. The selection process may include the following components:

Application Review
Skills assessment (keyboarding, Microsoft Word and Access familiarity and a multi task exercise)
Oral Board (must be passed at 70%)
Background Investigation
Polygraph Examination to include an emotional stability/psychological fitness examination

Training Program

In order to attain regular status, the selected candidate must complete a 6-month probationary period that includes the successful completion of the 9-week Dispatcher Basic Training program.

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NAU Police Department
PO Box 5602
Building 98A
Flagstaff, Arizona 86011

Phone: (928) 523-3611
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